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#DogsOfGCB Roundup #1

We love our #dogsofgcb posts! Round #1 – our first 25(ish) We asked and you answered. The call out was simple: share your photos of your favorite READ MORE

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Leaf Report September 2017

It’s funny, a couple weeks ago all the locals were commenting about how early we were seeing yellow this year. Fast forward a couple weeks and we READ MORE

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Early-Season Wildflower Guide

Crested Butte is the Wildflower Capital of Colorado. If you find yourself here before the height of the season, July-August, you’ll find there is still plenty of READ MORE

dancers at a concert in Mt. Crested Butte

Laurel’s Summer Bucket List

Summer here in the Gunnison Valley goes fast. The phrase, “blink and you miss it” is spot-on. Skiing is still my favorite, but summer beats winter in the READ MORE

Fish caught in a river near Crested Butte, CO

Sara’s Summer Bucket List

Since I moved to Colorado 5 years ago, Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley has quickly become my favorite area of the state. I’ve had some incredible READ MORE

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Can’t Miss Summer Events 2017

As the snow recedes higher into the mountains, the excitement of summer looms. There are a few events that are so quintessentially Gunnison Valley that they deserve READ MORE

Powder day at Teocalli Tamale

Winter 2017 Photo Essay

Crested Butte Mountain Resort just closed down for the season on Sunday and we have all been taking a moment to breathe. It looks like we only READ MORE

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Daniel’s Summer Bucket List

The thaw has started and even though we’ve had a bit of snow this past week, the warmer temperatures and excursions for fishing and boating are becoming READ MORE

Costumed Crested Butte Ladies on top of the headwall

We are Never-Never Land

I never set foot in the Gunnison Valley before late August 2008, but my husband Tom and I drove in with the hope of finding a new READ MORE

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Mountain Manners: Marijuana

The legal recreational marijuana industry is arguably the biggest thing to happen in Colorado this decade. While only a small minority of visitors to Colorado and our READ MORE

elk hunting the gunnison valley

Hunting the Gunnison Valley

Summer in the Gunnison Valley means preparing for Fall in the Gunnison Valley; specifically hunting season. Moving to Colorado, I met and made many friends who were READ MORE

RMBL inaturalist observations

Citizen Science with RMBL

Have you ever been hiking, biking, skiing, etc. and run into a plant, animal, insect, or flower that you couldn’t identify? Ever wished that you had a READ MORE

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Instagram Takeover: Heather Balogh Rochfort

Heather Balogh Rochfort will be taking over our Instagram account: @visitgcb this week as she stops through the Gunnison Valley. You can check out her Instagram: @acoloradogal and her blog to see some READ MORE

Jeff Game's shot of a snowy Crested Butte from last winter.

Instagram Takeover: Jeff Game

Jeff Game from The Traveling Game is coming into town this weekend from LA and we’re letting him take over our Instagram account: @visitgcb. He grew up READ MORE

green drake fly pattern

Green Drake Season

River and stream fishing, blown out by high water this past month, returns to the valley in the next couple of weeks. A reward for the hiatus READ MORE

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The Gunnison Valley Patio Guide

There’s something to be said about experiencing a place simply by watching the day go by. You can’t help but relax while dining outside on a pleasant READ MORE

skiing in to the yurt

Yurt Dinner Experience

On December 21, I had the fortunate opportunity to join the Crested Butte Nordic Council for their Solstice Yurt Dinner Experience, and experience is really the best READ MORE

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